A Few Good Men (1992) Poster


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Version of 

A Few Good Men (TV Movie)
Live TV version of the movie

Edited into 

Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Star Wars: The Last Jedi (2018) (TV Episode)
A clip from the movie is used


Lost Horizon (1937)
Referring to Pvt. Santiago, Col. Jessep says: "Apparently he's not very happy down here in Shangri-La".
Citizen Kane (1941)
A death, a series of unanswered questions and a bitter reality exposed.
12 Angry Men (1957)
Strong dispute in a court about truth and justice.
You're a Good Man, Charlie Brown (1985) (TV Movie)
Daniel Kaffee says to Sam Weinberg: "You're a good man, Charlie Brown".
Quicksilver (1986)
Kevin Bacon's character is called Smilin' Jack in both movies.

Referenced in 

The Tonight Show Starring Johnny Carson: Kevin Bacon/Wayne Cotter/Amanda Plummer (1992) (TV Episode)
Johnny mentions Kevin Bacon's upcoming movie
Seinfeld: The Movie (1993) (TV Episode)
A poster can be seen at the cinema.
Saturday Night Live: Bill Murray/Sting (1993) (TV Episode)
Title referenced during cold opening, Spade's Hollywood minute and Coffee Talk
Married... with Children: Go for the Old (1993) (TV Episode)
Peggy sums this film up to the children after seeing it at the cinema: "Well, in the beginning Nicholson is very tough and everything, but then 90 minutes later he gives up, for no apparent reason. The end."
Seinfeld: The Smelly Car (1993) (TV Episode)
A poster can be seen at video store.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Hercules (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "You can't handle the truth!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: I Accuse My Parents (1993) (TV Episode)
Tom: "You can't handle the truth!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Operation Double 007 (1993) (TV Episode)
Servo: A Few Good Men meet a few naughty women.
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: All Guts, No Glory (1993) (TV Episode)
The professor does a Jack Nicholson impression from A Few Good Men
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Mitchell (1993) (TV Episode)
Joel: You can't handle the truth!
Animaniacs: Video Review/When Mice Ruled the Earth (1993) (TV Episode)
Seen on video store shelf in 'Video Review'
Seinfeld: The Marine Biologist (1994) (TV Episode)
Quoted by character
The Critic: Eyes on the Prize (1994) (TV Episode)
one of three Tom Cruise movies to which Jay gave identical reviews
The Simpsons: Secrets of a Successful Marriage (1994) (TV Episode)
Homer quotes the line "You can't handle the truth!"
Weird Science: Sex Ed (1994) (TV Episode)
Chett says, "You can't handle the truth!"
The Critic: A Day at the Races and a Night at the Opera (1994) (TV Episode)
Duke gives testimony in the style of Col. Jessep in the film
In the Army Now (1994)
Bones quotes "Did you order the code red?" as they talk to the reservists.
The Larry Sanders Show: Doubt of the Benefit (1994) (TV Episode)
Larry mocks the movie
The Fresh Prince of Bel-Air: Father Knows Best (1994) (TV Episode)
Will: "Most parents want the truth, but they can't handle the truth!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Red Zone Cuba (1994) (TV Episode)
Tom: "I can't handle the truth!"
The Easter Chipmunk (1995) (TV Short)
the security guard says, "You can't handle the truth" during the courtroom scene
The Critic: All the Duke's Men (1995) (TV Episode)
the sequel to "Interview with the Vampire" is titled "A Few Good Monsters"
Crimson Tide (1995)
Questioning of military ethics and abuse of authority.
Kicking and Screaming (1995)
Video case is shown in a video store.
Where in the World Is Carmen Sandiego?: A Sign of Trouble (1995) (TV Episode)
Rockapella said "You can't handle the sign".
Coogan's Run: Thursday Night Fever (1995) (TV Episode)
Poster can be seen in Mike's house.
Grumpier Old Men (1995)
After Melanie walks off saying that the Wedding is off, Max said that Jacob spoke the truth, in which John replies, he can't handle the truth. Kevin Pollack starred in A Few Good Men, with Tom Cruise.
Boy Meets World: The Heart Is a Lonely Hunter (1996) (TV Episode)
Topanga: "You can't handle the truth."
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Escape 2000 (1996) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle the truth"
JAG: Smoked (1996) (TV Episode)
The incoming Admiral Chegwidden tells Harm "Your record here reads like a cross between Top Gun and A Few Good Men"
Weird Science: Community Property (1996) (TV Episode)
Abraham Lincoln tells the judge that he and the system are out of order.
The Nanny: The Bird's Nest (1996) (TV Episode)
Fran mentions the movie by name.
Mad About You: Outbreak (1996) (TV Episode)
Paul uses this movie as an example as he explains the "Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon" game.
Sliders: Dead Man Sliding (1996) (TV Episode)
Quinn says, "They couldn't handle the truth."
Jerry Maguire (1996)
"That's truth. Can you handle it?"
Puddle Cruiser (1996)
During the court scene, the "code red" dialogue was used
Saturday Night Live: Mike Myers/Aerosmith (1997) (TV Episode)
Mentioned on Sprockets
Van-pires: A Few Good Cars (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Saved by the Bell: The New Class: Her Brother's Keeper (1997) (TV Episode)
Eric refers to the film and its star Jack Nicholson.
Recess: The Trial (1997) (TV Episode)
Randall quotes a line from the movie and a quote about World War 1.
Saturday Night Live: Helen Hunt/Hanson (1997) (TV Episode)
Referenced during the monologue
Seinfeld: The Cartoon (1998) (TV Episode)
George says, "I can't handle the truth!"
Life with Louie: Blinded by Love (1998) (TV Episode)
Andy Anderson says the court: "You can't handle the truth!"
Mystery Science Theater 3000: Werewolf (1998) (TV Episode)
Tom: "You can't handle the truth, dearie."
The Big Hit (1998)
Crunch quotes humorously the line: "You can't handle the truth!".
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Deadly Bees (1998) (TV Episode)
"A few dead bees." Mike: Starring Tom Cruise.
Celebrity Deathmatch: Presented by Big Bull Beer (1998) (TV Episode)
Leonardo saying to Jack, "You want the truth? You can't handle the truth!"
Hang Time: Let Them Play (1998) (TV Episode)
A student says, "The truth? You can't handle the truth!"
Boy Meets World: Better Than Average Cory (1998) (TV Episode)
Welcome to Hollywood (1998)
There is a poster of it in the first office (Dreamworks office) shown (the addition to be the focus of this movie)
The Red Green Show: Harold's Leaving (1998) (TV Episode)
Harold's exchange with Red on the former demanding the truth from the latter parodies a scene from this movie
Spin City: Not in the Line of Fire (1999) (TV Episode)
Stacey, James, and Carter procrastinate by watching it.
Spin City: That's Entertainment (1999) (TV Episode)
The Mayor, "You Can't Handle the Truth"
Saturday Night Live: The Best of Adam Sandler (1999) (TV Special)
referenced during the Gap girls sketch
The Wog Boy (2000)
Nathan tells Steve "The Truth!? You can't handle the truth."
The Last Musketeer (2000) (TV Movie)
"Tell me the truth." "You want the truth?"
Rules of Engagement (2000)
Courtroom drama, military style, and also about controversial "rules".
Sabrina, the Teenage Witch: House of Pi's (2000) (TV Episode)
Roxy: "you can't handle the truth!"
Farscape: Thanks for Sharing (2001) (TV Episode)
In response to, "I want the truth," John says, "You can't handle the-"
Code of Conduct (2001) (Video)
NHL 2002 (2001) (Video Game)
"You want the shot? You can't handle the shot!" A parody of Jack Nicholson's famous line from "A Few Good Men".
Hart's War (2002)
Do Over: Valentine's Day Dance (2002) (TV Episode)
Joel says, "You can't handle the truth!"
Degrassi: The Next Generation: Hot for Teacher (2003) (TV Episode)
Jimmy tells Spinner, "You can't handle the truth!"
King of the Hill: An Officer and a Gentle Boy (2003) (TV Episode)
Bobby says, "You want the truth? You can't handle the truth!" when he first receives his uniform.
Mystic River (2003)
Sean Devine, played by Kevin Bacon, responds to the mention of Jimmy Markum as an accomplice of Just Ray Harris with the line "And the hits just keep on coming." This exact line was uttered by Tom Cruise in A Few Good Men (1992), in which Bacon played Cruise's friend and rival.
Tripping the Rift: The Devil and a Guy Named Webster (2004) (TV Episode)
Quoted by the Devil
Saturday Night Live: Snoop Dogg/Avril Lavigne (2004) (TV Episode)
referenced on Weekend Update
Shark Tale (2004)
quote "you can't handle the truth"
Veronica Mars: Silence of the Lamb (2005) (TV Episode)
"Sure you can handle the truth?"
The Simpsons: Mommie Beerest (2005) (TV Episode)
A card says, a la Jack Nicholson, "You can't handle the two!"
Frostbite (2005) (Video)
Brandt says he loves it when the colonel orders a "code red".
Dave Chappelle's Block Party (2005)
mentioned in song lyrics
Saturday Night Live: Lance Armstrong/Sheryl Crow (2005) (TV Episode)
Referenced by Donald Trump
The Colbert Report: Catherine Crier (2005) (TV Episode)
Stephen Colbert quotes it.
Animal Crossing: Wild World (2005) (Video Game)
The third time the player encounters Resetti, he mentions that 'A Few Good Moles' is one of his favorite movies.
Kronk's New Groove (2005) (Video)
when Kronk and his assistant are arguing about the truth Kronk screams out " I cant handle the truth" referencing Jack nicolson in a few good men
Malcolm in the Middle: Mono (2006) (TV Episode)
Hal imitates Jack Nicholson's voice: "You can't handle the cheese!"
Most Extreme Elimination Challenge: Mega-Millionaires vs. Where Are They Nows? (2006) (TV Episode)
He's going to celebrate with a few good men
The Benchwarmers (2006)
Richie says to Brad: "You can't handle the truth!".
Jeopardy!: Episode #22.217 (2006) (TV Episode)
correct response in "The Roles of Tom Cruise" category
The Office: The Accountants: 'The Best Day of My Life' (2006) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Dwight
Stranger Than Fiction (2006)
When Karen Eiffel (Thompson) says "I'm not in the business of saving lives - in fact, just the opposite" she quotes Col. Jessep (Nicholson).
Beer League (2006)
"You want the truth? You can handle the truth." (song lyrics)
Flushed Away (2006)
"A Few Good Puns" in Roddy's DVD collection
Brothers & Sisters: Mistakes Were Made: Part 2 (2006) (TV Episode)
Tommy says the army bar is "straight out of A Few Good Men".
The Holiday (2006)
DVD is shown in Amanda's house.
Masters of Horror: The Washingtonians (2007) (TV Episode)
The talk radio host mentions Jack Nicholson and quotes his role's famous courtroom spech.
My Name Is Earl: B.L.O.W (2007) (TV Episode)
Joy's lawyer advises her not to use the phrases "You can't handle the truth!" or "*You're* out of order!" in court.
Everybody Hates Chris: Everybody Hates Chain Snatching (2007) (TV Episode)
in a fantasy, Julius appears in military uniform shouting "You can't handle the truth!"
What Love Is (2007)
"You can't handle the truth"
Peep Show: Sophie's Parents (2007) (TV Episode)
Mark quotes "You can't handle the truth!"
Yu-Gi-Oh!: The Abridged Movie (2007) (TV Movie)
Yami: "That's it, pal, you just f***ed with the wrong Egyptian. "
Hack! (2007)
Vincent yells the line "You can't handle the truth."
Stir of Echoes: The Homecoming (2007) (TV Movie)
"You can't handle the truth" (song lyrics)
Dan in Real Life (2007)
"You can't handle the truth"
Manhunt 2 (2007) (Video Game)
One of the Project Militia will say "You disobeyed a direct order"! and "Can you handle the truth, son"?
Sex Trek: Where No Man Has Cum B4 (2007) (Video)
The 'You can't handle the truth' conversation is copied word for word
NCIS: Tribes (2008) (TV Episode)
Ziva disagrees, saying that A Few Good Men was the best Marine movie
Be Kind Rewind (2008)
DVD and video case are shown.
Psych: Dis-Lodged (2008) (TV Episode)
Henry says, "You can't handle the truth." which is the most famous line from A Few Good Men
Drillbit Taylor (2008)
"You can't handle the truth!"
Shaurya: It Takes Courage to Make Right... Right (2008)
Similar thematic elements, conflicts and characters.
NCIS: In the Zone (2008) (TV Episode)
DiNozzo realizes who Marine Major Ike Varnai reminds him of: "'A Few Good Men'." Nikki asks, "What?" DiNozzo says, "Jack Nicholson"
Strictly Courtroom (2008) (TV Movie)
Referenced by name
The Replacements: Hollywoodn't (2008) (TV Episode)
Another repeat of Jack Nicholson's "you can't handle the truth" line
NCIS: Capitol Offense (2008) (TV Episode)
Tony paraphrases the "you can't handle the truth" line, in a Jack Nicholson voice
Who Wants to Be a Millionaire: Episode #7.22 (2008) (TV Episode)
Included in a $2,000 question
30 Rock: Larry King (2009) (TV Episode)
Liz: "You want the truth! You want the truth?" Kenneth: "I can't handle the truth"
Ace Ventura: Pet Detective Jr. (2009) (TV Movie)
Ace says, "I want the truth! You can't handle the truth!"
Late Night with Jimmy Fallon: Episode dated 2 March 2009 (2009) (TV Episode)
Jimmy says that people call out "You can't handle the truth" to Jack Nicholson
17 Again (2009)
Ned quotes "You can't handle the truth" when he bursts into the courtroom near the end
Life on Mars: Coffee, Tea, or Annie (2009) (TV Episode)
While under cover, calling himself Tom Cruise, Sam tells one of the women at the swingers party, "I'm about risky business...with the color of money, and a few good men."
Parks and Recreation: Canvassing (2009) (TV Episode)
Tom suggests the line, "You can't handle the pit," as if it were directed to Jack Nicholson.
Tales of Monkey Island: Chapter 4 - The Trial and Execution of Guybrush Threepwood (2009) (Video Game)
When Guybrush calls himself as a witness and chooses "What's your impression of the plaintiff's case?", he blows a raspberry and spouts out "You can't handle the truth!" from this movie along with the lines from the four other movies. Also, Guybrush makes a reference to Lt. Com. JoAnne Galloway's line when he says, "Your honor, I'd like to call a recess to confer with my client."
Community: Environmental Science (2009) (TV Episode)
Pierce (referencing Jack Nicholson) says, "You can't handle a moist towelette!"
Spanish Movie (2009)
The Faun dramatically tells Pedro that he can't handle the truth
Jeopardy!: Episode #26.73 (2009) (TV Episode)
Subject of a $1,000 clue in the category "Movies by Quote"
Replaying: The Game (2009) (Video Game)
"(with it, you *can* handle the truth)"
Saturday Night Live: Charles Barkley/Alicia Keys (2010) (TV Episode)
Quote is a question during 'Reel Quotes'
Psych: You Can't Handle This Episode (2010) (TV Episode)
The title is a reference to the iconic quote 'You can't handle the truth!'
Tosh.0: Risky Business Girls (2010) (TV Episode)
Girls recreate a scene from the film
Army Wives: Be All You Can Be (2010) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle the truth!"
The Rotten Tomatoes Show: Inception/Predators/The Sorcerer's Apprentice (2010) (TV Episode)
Brett says the director of "The Social Network" wrote this movie
Kevin Pollak: The Littlest Suspect (2010) (TV Special)
Mentioned in a comedy bit.
The Switch (2010)
listed on TV menu
QI: Hoaxes (2010) (TV Episode)
Sean Locke quotes, "You can't handle the truth".
Elvira's Movie Macabre: The Terror (2010) (TV Episode)
Elvira mentions it while hosting a film starring Jack Nicholson.
The Office: Costume Contest (2010) (TV Episode)
Jim says, "You can't handle the truth!"
Supernatural: You Can't Handle the Truth (2010) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Yu-Gi-Oh! The Abridged Series: Joey Wheeler Ace Attorney (2010) (TV Episode)
Well, it looks like Johnson, could handle the truth
Saturday Night Live: Scarlett Johansson/Arcade Fire (2010) (TV Episode)
In the "Stars of Tomorrow" segment, Amanda acts out a scene from "A Few Good Men."
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #19.66 (2011) (TV Episode)
Jesse Eisenberg mentions that Aaron Sorkin wrote the film
The Cleveland Show: A Short Story and a Tall Tale (2011) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle the truth"
House: Two Stories (2011) (TV Episode)
House quotes film
Castle: One Life to Lose (2011) (TV Episode)
Lance Buchanan (Corbin Bernsen) does his best Nicholson impression "You can't handle the truth" to Beckett once she asks him for the truth to the murder.
30 Rock: Plan B (2011) (TV Episode)
Aaron Sorkin mentions that he wrote the film
After Lately: The Intervention (2011) (TV Episode)
Chuy recites the line, "You can't handle the truth".
Survivor: A Mystery Package (2011) (TV Episode)
Phillip mentions the stars and quotes from A Few Good Men
30 Rock: Respawn (2011) (TV Episode)
Liz shouts "You can't handle the truth!" during her rant in court
Duke Nukem Forever (2011) (Video Game)
Duke: "You cant handle the Duke"
Suing the Devil (2011)
Satan: "You want the truth? You can't handle the truth!"
Not Another Not Another Movie (2011)
mentioned in dialogue
Hawaii Five-0: Kame'e (2011) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Danny
Up All Night: Mr. Bob's Toddler Kaleidoscope (2011) (TV Episode)
Ava mentions the line "You can't handle the truth" in this movie
A Few Best Men (2011)
Referenced by title.
Excused: Long Legs, Short Tempers (2011) (TV Episode)
Melvin - a.k.a. T.R.U.T.H. - says, "They just can't handle the truth", paraphrasing Jack Nicholson's iconic line.
The Biggest Loser: Episode #12.8 (2011) (TV Episode)
Becky mentions the movie by name.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #20.43 (2011) (TV Episode)
A Marine reads a line from the film
Saturday Night Live: Katy Perry/Robyn (2011) (TV Episode)
The "Doggie Duty" promo contains the line: "You can't handle the woof!"
Fairly Legal: What They Seem (2012) (TV Episode)
Leo quotes from the movie: "You can't handle the truth!"
Men at Work: Wake and Bake (2012) (TV Episode)
When Milo was dressed as an officer, he tells Tyler, twice, that "You (Tyler) can't handle the truth," when talking about Tyler's Girlfriend. Milo Then asks Neal, "Did you order the Code Red?" To which Neal replies, "You're damn right I did!!"
Suits: Sucker Punch (2012) (TV Episode)
mentioned in dialogue
Suits: Rewind (2012) (TV Episode)
Several quotes and references.
Gates: Episode #1.3 (2012) (TV Episode)
Ciaran: "You can't handle the truth!"
Pastor Mike Online: Grass Roots Ecumenism, German Catholics Pay or Fry, and Much More! (2012) (TV Episode)
Mike quotes the line, "You can't handle the truth!"
Jack Reacher (2012)
In the movie, when Helen is talking to her father, she says "It does not matter what I believe, it does not even matter what I can prove, what matters is the truth". This references a line from a A Few Good Men where in Tom Cruise's characters says "It doesn't matter what I believe, the only thing that matters is what I can prove!"
Chelsea Lately: Episode #6.192 (2012) (TV Episode)
Kevin Pollak mentions the movie by name.
Hart of Dixie: Where I Lead Me (2013) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Lavon
Glee: Girls (and Boys) on Film (2013) (TV Episode)
Joe: "You can't handle the truth!"
Californication: Everybody's a Fucking Critic (2013) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle the truth"
The Client List: Unanswered Prayers (2013) (TV Episode)
Dale: "You can't handle the truth!"
RuPaul's Drag Race: The Final Three, Hunty (2013) (TV Episode)
While "on the stand" while shooting the courtroom scene, contestant Jerick Hoffer yells, "you can't handle the T!" (T is slang/stands for truth).
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.132 (2013) (TV Episode)
Tom Cruise quotes a line from the film
Cult Legends and Rising Stars: Cult Legends: Joe Estevez (2013) (TV Episode)
This film and movie star Jack Nicholson are mentioned.
General Hospital: Episode #1.12804 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mentioned in dialogue
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #21.167 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay quotes the line "You can't handle the truth" from the film
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 July 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ryan Ruocco lists his top 5 movies since 1986
Witches of East End: A Few Good Talismen (2013) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 5 November 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike Greenberg mentions title
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 6 November 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
Mike Greenberg mentions title; audio of Jack Nicholson's courtroom speech heard
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 7 November 2013 (2013) (TV Episode)
title mentioned by Mike Greenberg
Chelsea Lately: Episode #7.170 (2013) (TV Episode)
Ross uses the phrase "a few good menorahs" in relation to a discussion about Tom Cruise.
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.38 (2013) (TV Episode)
Jay says President Obama has changed his slogan from "Change you can believe in" to "You can't handle the truth!"
Anchorman 2: The Legend Continues (2013)
Ron tells Linda that the truth is something she can't handle.
Community: Basic Intergluteal Numismatics (2014) (TV Episode)
A voice in Jeff's video game says, "You can't handle the fruit!"
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #22.59 (2014) (TV Episode)
Jay says the Lakers are so bad that Jack Nicholson stopped going to the games because "he can't handle the truth"
Psych: Remake A.K.A. Cloudy... With a Chance of Improvement (2014) (TV Episode)
Gus says, "They tortured and tormented a weaker kid, and why? Because he couldn't run very fast." Sandra then references the movie.
Veronica Mars (2014)
Veronica: "What I want is for you to stand there, if that effity white uniform with your Harvard mouth and show me some effing courtesy."
Alpha House (2014) (Video)
"You can't handle my nuts"
Suburgatory: I'm Just Not That Into Me (2014) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle the truth"
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: Charges and Specs (2014) (TV Episode)
Jake says: "You can't handle the me!"
Whose Line Is It Anyway?: Mircea Monroe (2014) (TV Episode)
In "Weird Newscasters," Ryan, playing a drill sergeant, says, "You can't handle the weather!"
Honest Game Trailers: Portal (2014) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle the truth!"
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Liev Schreiber/Rob Reiner/Gabriel Iglesias (2014) (TV Episode)
Jimmy lists some of Rob Reiner's work
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 4 September 2014 (2014) (TV Episode)
Frank Caliendo does an impression of Jack Nicholson's character
Faking It: You Can't Handle the Truth or Dare (2014) (TV Episode)
Title reference to quote
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Taylor Schilling/Aaron Sorkin/Mike Lawrence (2014) (TV Episode)
Seth refers to the film after Aaron Sorkin says he wishes he could rewrite his first play
Melissa & Joey: The Day After (2015) (TV Episode)
Mel quotes Colonel Jessup.
Saturday Night Live: Blake Shelton (2015) (TV Episode)
Entire 'You want the truth' scene replayed - with some different words during cold opening
Bob's Burgers: The Millie-churian Candiate (2015) (TV Episode)
You Can't Handle the Ruth Baseball Shop
Animation Lookback: Animation Lookback: The Best of Stop Motion - Modern Films (2015) (TV Episode)
Clip shown of the "You fucking people" quote, with "Fucking" bleeped out
Scandal: A Few Good Women (2015) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 24 September 2015 (2015) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Greenberg
Gravy (2015)
Mentioned during the Six Degrees of Kevin Bacon scene.
Best Time Ever with Neil Patrick Harris: Reba (2015) (TV Episode)
Someone does a mock of the line "You can't handle the truth".
Film 2017: Episode #44.8 (2015) (TV Episode)
Mentioned by Claudia Winkleman when introducing the interview with Aaron Sorkin
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #7.16 (2016) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question; still shown
Hawaii Five-0: Umia Ka Hanu (2016) (TV Episode)
Steve ad libs Col. Jessep's famous speech: "You want me on that wave. You need me on that wave."
Jarhead 3: The Siege (2016) (Video)
"You can't handle the truth"
Mike & Mike: Episode dated 15 February 2016 (2016) (TV Episode)
mentioned by Mike Golic
Robot Chicken: Western Hay Batch (2016) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle Duluth"
Talking Dead: We All Fall Down (2016) (TV Episode)
Lou Diamond Phillips imitates Jack Nicholson in the role of Col. Nathan R. Jessup and yells: "I can handle the truth!"
Preacher: The Possibilities (2016) (TV Episode)
The movie is mentioned in a television clip discussing Tom Cruise's funeral.
Angie Tribeca: Beach Blanket Sting-O (2016) (TV Episode)
Kevin Pollack appears as Lt. Weinberg
General Hospital: Episode #1.13595 (2016) (TV Episode)
Spencer tells Laura, "You can't handle the truth."
Suits: P.S.L. (2016) (TV Episode)
Mike mentions it.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Ice T/Clark Gregg/Glass Animals/Elaine Bradley (2016) (TV Episode)
Clark Gregg mentions the film as he recalls appearing in the play on Broadway
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Kate Hudson/David Oyelowo/De La Soul feat. Estelle (2016) (TV Episode)
The final trial scene is re-enacted by celebrity impersonators
Superstore: Spokesman Scandal (2016) (TV Episode)
"You want the tooth? You can't handle the truth."
Swedish Dicks: See You Later, Alligator (2016) (TV Episode)
The famous "can't handle the truth" line is repurposed.
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Taraji P. Henson/Lola Kirke/Bret Baier/Abe Cunningham (2016) (TV Episode)
Taraji P. Henson yells "You can't handle the truth!"
The Last Customer (2016) (Short)
The line "You want my vacuum cleaner! You need my vacuum cleaner!" is a subtle reference to the line "you want me on that wall, you need me on that wall" performed by Jack Nicholson in the movie "A Few Good Men."
Fresh Off the Boat: The Best of Orlando (2017) (TV Episode)
Gus: "You can't handle the truth!"
Bob's Burgers: There's No Business Like Mr. Business Business (2017) (TV Episode)
"You Can't Handle the Tooth Dental Extraction"
Bob's Burgers: A Few 'Gurt Men (2017) (TV Episode)
Referenced by title.
A Few Less Men (2017)
Title reference.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: The Beast of Hollow Mountain (2017) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle getting eaten by the dinosaur!"
Billions: With or Without You (2017) (TV Episode)
George Minchak says Chuck Rhoades was "Santiago, not Dawson." In the film, Santiago was the recipient of the Code Red.
Good Morning Britain: Episode dated 5 May 2017 (2017) (TV Episode)
Bob's Burgers: Paraders of the Lost Float (2017) (TV Episode)
On the parade route, the Belchers pass a store called "you can't sandle the truth."
De slimste mens ter wereld: Episode #10.9 (2017) (TV Episode)
Answer to a question; Swedish poster shown
Woody Woodpecker (2017)
Woody says, "I want the truth! You can't handle the truth!"
Louder with Crowder: Trump Destroys Obamacare Yay! (2017) (TV Episode)
James O'Keefe says he is like Tom Cruise in this movie: He wants the truth.
Talking Pictures: Barry Norman (2017) (TV Episode)
Mentioned, poster shown.
Disjointed: Buds Light (2018) (TV Episode)
Ruth in court: "You can't handle the truth!"
Power Rangers Ninja Steel: Moment of Truth (2018) (TV Episode)
Blue Ranger's line of seeing if Deceptron can handle the truth alludes to Lt. Daniel Kaffee's (Tom Cruise's) declarative "You can't handle the truth!"
Everything Sucks!: What the Hell's a Zarginda? (2018) (TV Episode)
A student performs the "you can't handle the truth" scene for their audition
Brooklyn Nine-Nine: The Box (2018) (TV Episode)
Jake: "You can't handle the tooth!"
LA to Vegas: Training Day (2018) (TV Episode)
Ronnie says "You need us on that plane. You want us on that plane"
Suits: Pulling the Goalie (2018) (TV Episode)
Harvey and Mike mention the movie by name.
Hotel Transylvania: The Series: Gorytelling/A Few Good Monsters (2018) (TV Episode)
Segment title reference
Mission: Impossible - Fallout (2018)
Walker replies "Crystal" when Ethan Hunt asks "Is that clear?"
Comedy Central Roast of Bruce Willis (2018) (TV Special)
It is mentioned/referenced.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Return: Mac and Me (2018) (TV Episode)
Crow (as Col. Jessep): "She can't handle the truth!"
Grey Area: You Can't Handle the Truth (2018) (TV Episode)
Title is a reference to this film.
Suits: Peas in a Pod (2019) (TV Episode)
Samantha references the movie when she says "You fucked with the wrong Marine."
Monkey in the Morning: Mukbang, Comicsgate, and the Culture War (2019) (TV Episode)
Poly Dub shows a parody poster.
Arrested Development: The Fallout (2019) (TV Episode)
The narrator: "And that's how Michael 'A Few Good Men'-ed himself."
Arrested Development: Courting Disasters (2019) (TV Episode)
VHS tape in the attic
Family Guy: You Can't Handle the Booth (2019) (TV Episode)
Title alludes to the iconic "You can't handle the truth!" line
The Twilight Zone: A Traveler (2019) (TV Episode)
Jack Mongoyak says, "You can't handle the truth!"
Proven Innocent: SEAL Team Deep Six (2019) (TV Episode)
Bodies does a bad Jack Nicholson impression of a famous quote.
The Last Drive-In with Joe Bob Briggs: Street Trash (2019) (TV Episode)
Joe Bob mentions the film.
WWE SmackDown Live: Countdown to WWE Stomping Grounds (2019) (TV Episode)
Bayley tells Alexa Bliss that she, "can't handle the truth."
Point Blank (2019)
Text message says "I will gouge our your eyes and skullfuck you." This was said in a few good men by Colonel Jessup.
Suits: Scenic Route (2019) (TV Episode)
Louis quotes the "you can't handle the truth" line to a client

Featured in 

At the Movies: Memo to the Academy - 1993 (1993) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown.
At the Movies: Falling Down/The Temp/Army of Darkness (1993) (TV Episode)
A clip is shown during a segment on the Academy Awards nominations.
The 65th Annual Academy Awards (1993) (TV Special)
Hollywood vs. Religion (1994) (Video)
Code of Conduct (2001) (Video)
Clips are shown
E! True Hollywood Story: Jack Nicholson (2005) (TV Episode)
Co-star talk about with him
AFI's 100 Years... 100 Movie Quotes: America's Greatest Quips, Comebacks and Catchphrases (2005) (TV Special)
The #29 movie quote is "You can't handle the truth!"
Best! Movies! Ever!: Rants (2007) (TV Episode)
clips are shown to illustrate the best rants in films
20 to 1: 50 to 01: Great Movie One Liners (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on the line "You can't handle the truth!"
20 to 1: Movie Heroes & Villains (2007) (TV Episode)
Some clips from this movie are shown in a segment on Colonel Nathan Jessep.
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 3 March 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips of this film are featured in a Hillary Clinton for President ad featuring Jack Nicholson that was discussed on the show.
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 5 March 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Clips of this film are featured in a Hillary Clinton for President ad featuring Jack Nicholson that was discussed on the show.
The O'Reilly Factor: Episode dated 14 March 2008 (2008) (TV Episode)
Features #3 in Bill's list of top movie scenes
AFI's 10 Top 10: America's 10 Greatest Films in 10 Classic Genres (2008) (TV Special)
A Few Good Men is the #5 courtroom drama film.
Strictly Courtroom (2008) (TV Movie)
Clips are shown
The Tonight Show with Jay Leno: Episode #18.77 (2010) (TV Episode)
a clip is included in a montage of Tom Cruise films
Huckabee: Episode dated 6 November 2010 (2010) (TV Episode)
Clip of Col. Jessup edited into commentary
Nostalgia Critic: Doug's 1st Movie (2011) (TV Episode)
"You fucking people" is repeated throughout.
Hollywood's Top Ten: Movie Speeches (2011) (TV Episode)
The Nostalgia Chick: Top 5 Least Awful Disney Sequels (2012) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle the truth!"
WatchMojo: Top 10 Tom Cruise Performances (2012) (TV Episode)
Lt. Daniel Kaffee is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Catchphrases (2013) (TV Episode)
The #2 movie catchphrase is "You can't handle the truth!"
WatchMojo: Top 10 Famous Movie Yells (2013) (TV Episode)
The #2 movie yell is "You can't handle the truth!"
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Soldiers (2013) (TV Episode)
Col. Nathan Jessep is #5.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Rants (2014) (TV Episode)
You Can't Handle the Truth is #4.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Kevin Bacon Performances (2014) (TV Episode)
Capt. Jack Ross is #4.
Altman (2014)
Poster behind David Brown.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Comeback Lines (2014) (TV Episode)
You Can't Handle the Truth! is #2.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Whistleblower Movies (2014) (TV Episode)
A Few Good Men gets an honorable mention.
The Mask You Live In (2015)
Brief shot of Col. Nathan R. Jessep is shown.
Aloha (2015)
A clip is featured in the satellite sequence.
Nostalgia Critic: Lady in the Water (2016) (TV Episode)
Col. Jessup tries to explain a scene
WatchMojo: Top 10 Memorable Questions in Movies (2016) (TV Episode)
The #7 movie question is "Did you order the Code Red?"
Everything Wrong with...: Everything Wrong with Batman (1989) (2016) (TV Episode)
Jessup yelling "You can't handle the truth!" audio featured.
WatchMojo: Top 10 Spoofed Movie Moments (2016) (TV Episode)
You Can't Handle the Truth gets an honorable mention.
Top 5 Best/Worst: Top 5 Best Tom Cruise Performances (2016) (TV Episode)
Tom Cruise as Lieutenant Daniel Kaffee at Number 4
WatchMojo: Top 10 Best Kiefer Sutherland Performances (2017) (TV Episode)
Lieutenant Jonathan James Kendrick is #4.
Tom Cruise: Reel Life (2017) (TV Movie)
Clips shown
WatchMojo: Top 10 Movie Villain Monologues (2017) (TV Episode)
Colonel Nathan R. Jessup's monologue is #9.
The Andrew Klavan Show: Why Donald Trump Likes Bad Guys (2018) (TV Episode)
Clip is shown: The "You can't handle the truth" speech.
There's Something About Movies: Episode #1.3 (2019) (TV Episode)
Clips shown.
WatchMojo: Top 20 Movies You Can Name by Hearing Just One Line (2019) (TV Episode)
A Few Good Men is #13 with the line "You can't handle the truth!"

Spoofed in 

The Ben Stiller Show: A Few Good Scouts (1993) (TV Episode)
Spoofed in the "A Few Good Scouts" trailer
The Simpsons: Sideshow Bob Roberts (1994) (TV Episode)
In court, Sideshow Bob loses his cool and says "You can't handle the truth! No truth-handler, you! I deride your truth-handling abilities!" Also when Bob enters the courtroom he gives Bart and Lisa a sideways glance similar to the way Col. Jessep looks at Lt. Kaffee as he enters. Lisa drinking a glass of water before questioning Bob is also meant to be a reference to Kaffee nervously gulping down water during the courtroom showdown with Jessep.
Mystery Science Theater 3000: The Sinister Urge (1994) (TV Episode)
Mike refers to a porno as "A Few Nude Men".
The Critic: Sherman, Woman and Child (1995) (TV Episode)
Jay reviews "A Few More Good Men" starring Jack Nicholson and Christian Slater
The Easter Chipmunk (1995) (TV Short)
The courtroom scene parodies this film
In & Out (1997)
ReBoot: Icons (1997) (TV Episode)
"I want the tooth." "You can't handle the tooth!"
3rd Rock from the Sun: Eleven Angry Men and One Dick (1997) (TV Episode)
Dick says "The truth. I can't handle the truth".
A Little Bit of Soul (1998)
Geoffrey Rush shouts "You can't handle the truth" in the courtroom scene
Enchanted (1998)
A Few Fresh Men (1998) (Video)
Student Bodies: Bad Girl Emily (1998) (TV Episode)
Victor says, "You want the answer? You can't handle the answer!"
Neon Genesis Evangelion: ReDeath (2000) (Video)
"You can't handle the truth" exchange.
Rugrats in Paris: The Movie (2000)
Lil's line, "You want the button? You can't handle the button," is a spoof of the famous "You want the truth? You can't handle the truth!" line.
D4G (2001) (Video)
the military courtroom scene
BMX XXX (2002) (Video Game)
A guy in Syracuse says, "you look as shitty as I feel."
Looney Tunes: Back in Action (2003)
Daffy says "You can't handle the truth!" while demonstrating his acting versatility
Grand Theft Auto: San Andreas (2004) (Video Game)
at a movie theater, there is a poster that says "a few good hens" an obvious parody of "a few good men"
WrestleMania 21 (2005) (TV Special)
Part of the "WrestleMania Goes Hollywood" promotion
Australian Pie (2005)
"You can't handle the truth!" scene parodied
'War of the Worlds': Characters - The Family Unit (2005) (Video)
Tom Cruise spoofs a line from the film
Life with Derek: Date with Derek (2006) (TV Episode)
Casey says, "You want proof? You want proof? You can't handle the proof!"
Farce of the Penguins (2006)
the narrator gets in an arguement with a penguin and tells him "You can't handle the truth!"
The Starter Wife: Her Old Man & The Sea (2008) (TV Episode)
In one of Molly's fantasies.
How I Met Your Mother: The Front Porch (2009) (TV Episode)
The famous "You can't handle the truth" scene is been spoofed in this episode
Tooth Fairy (2010)
"You can't handle the tooth"
Are We There Yet?: The Hyphenated Name Episode (2010) (TV Episode)
Uncle Terrence recites some of Jack Nicholson's courtroom testimony.
House: Two Stories (2011) (TV Episode)
House delivers the "You can't handle the truth" line.
Dog with a Blog: Stan-ning Guard (2013) (TV Episode)
Stan's line: "You want me on this coffee table, you need me on this coffee table."
Bob's Burgers: The Unnatural (2013) (TV Episode)
"A Few Gouda Men"
Late Night with Seth Meyers: Anna Kendrick/Jordan Peele/Old 97's/Andres Forero (2017) (TV Episode)
"You can't handle the stick!" line in "Popsicle Schtick"
Louder with Crowder: OMG CNN Town Hall Lies! (2018) (TV Episode)
Lt. Kaffee is interrupted by an unwanted call from a pizza joint.
The Tonight Show Starring Jimmy Fallon: Robert De Niro/Bridget Everett/Rex Orange County (2018) (TV Episode)
Pedestrians recreate a scene in the Sidewalk Cinema segment
Sanders Sides: Selfishness v. Selflessness (2019) (TV Episode)
When Patton asks his other self "Where were you when the underwear was left on the floor! I need the truth!", his other self yells "YOU CAN'T HANDLE THE TRUTH!", to which Patton whines and asks "please, stop yelling at me!"
There's Something About Movies: Episode #1.3 (2019) (TV Episode)
Micky and Matthew spoof the courtroom scene.

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